police blotter - Aug. 11, 2011


Information from the public safety column comes from the records of the Lake Oswego Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents:


8/4/11 9:13 a.m. Thousands of dollars of power tools and construction equipment were burglarized from a trailer where a house is being remodeled.

8/7/11 2:47 p.m. A couple returned to their home on Uplands Drive to find it had been burglarized.

8/8/11 3:12 p.m. A residence on Morningview Circle was robbed of items valued at $2,750, including an Anthem receiver, Parasign subwoofer, Sony Playstation 3, and Otto DVD player.


8/3/11 1:49 p.m. $500 in damage was done to a vehicle in a hit-and-run accident on Centerpointe Drive.

8/3/11 1:58 p.m. A driver drove off after his vehicle hit an Acura, causing $3,200 in damage.


8/1/11 7:42 a.m. A Garmin GPS worth $200 was stolen from a Nissan Sentra parked at Crowne Plaza by a thief who broke in a side window.

8/1/11 10:54 a.m. Another Garmin GPS, this one valued at $125, was stolen from a van parked on Kingsgate Road.

8/1/11 8:35 p.m. A cell phone was taken from a car parked on Foothills Drive two weeks ago.

8/2/11 5:33 p.m. Mail was stolen from a location on Touchstone.

8/2/11 5:43 p.m. Medication was taken from a mailbox.

8/3/11 1:32 p.m. A resident at a senior living center was robbed of a purse containing a credit card, driver's license, other IDs and cash.

8/4/11 11:55 a.m. A survival knife was stolen from a white Dodge on Touchstone.

8/4/11 3:50 p.m. A Fuji digital camera worth $200 was pilfered at Mountain Park.

8/4/11 8:41 p.m. A specialty license plate was stolen from an elderly driver, with a loss of $56.

8/5/11 9:23 a.m. A Garmin GPS was taken from a vehicle on Sierra Vista Drive.

8/5/11 12:28 p.m. In a boat robbery at the Blue Heron Easement, articles taken included Samsung 720 speakers and an amplifier. The loss was valued at $750.

8/5/11 4:51 p.m. A golfer left his gear on the patio at Lake Oswego Municipal Golf Course and returned to find his golf clubs, Titleist bag, wallet, cash and credit cards, car keys and Blackberry cell phone had been stolen.

8/6/11 2:31 p.m. An unlocked Jeep on Cherry Crest Drive was robbed of an iPod Nano 2gig worth $100.

8/7/11 10:02 a.m. Two tip jars containing about $40 were stolen from Papa Murphy's.

8/7/11 1 p.m. 35 DVDs worth about $700 were stolen from Blockbuster on Boones Ferry Road.

8/8/11 10:47 a.m. 180 Oxycodone pills worth $40 were stolen from a woman who lives in an assisted living center.

8/8/11 12:38 p.m. A radio and subwoofer were taken from the trunk of a car on Kilkenny Road. Total value was $450.

8/8/11 1:43 p.m. A 1992 Honda Accord was stolen on Jefferson Parkway.

8/8/11 5:48 p.m. 5:48 p.m. A castiron bench and potted plant valued at $80 were stolen from a residence on Rainbow Drive.


8/1/11 9:49 a.m. Randal Lee Kleintob, 49, registered as a sex offender.

8/1/11 10:19 a.m. While walking his friend's dog in front of Starbucks, the dog slipped its collar and was hit by a car when it ran into traffic on State Street. The poor pooch was transported to Lake Grove Veterinarian.

8/1/11 10:34 a.m. A mother was disturbed when she looked in her 17-year-old son's wallet and found a baggie with drugs in it.

8/1/11 4:07 p.m. A family on Glen Eagles Road is upset that their neighbor has parked his car in their parking space for the past four days.

8/1/11 5:48 p.m. A woman has asked police to check on an elderly lady whose son recently died. The lady has said that if her son died she would not want to live.

8/1/11 10:26 p.m. A neighbor is playing his bass guitar far too loudly at his home on Fifth Street.

8/2/11 2:57 p.m. A wild birthday party ended up with one friend assaulting another. The first friend has had a big change in behavior recently, has threatened suicide in the past, owns guns, and abuses alcohol. There is concern about his increased anger causing him to be a danger to himself and others.

8/2/11 6:57 p.m. A tenant keeps hanging around at a location on Oswego Summit, even though he is on the verge of being evicted.

8/2/11 8:13 p.m. A man and woman had to be parted on Meadows Road because their argument threatened to turn violent.

8/3/11 9:04 a.m. A customer entered Flying Elephant deli and became so enraged by one of the paintings on display that she started yelling at employees and customers. In fact, her animus toward the painting was so great that she threatened to come back and destroy it. However, she was removed before she could accomplish her mission of wreckage.

8/3/11 10:41 a.m. A therapy dog has repeatedly escaped officials at a senior living center.

8/3/11 4:06 p.m. A passel of teen pot smokers was spotted lighting up on Kerr Parkway.

8/3/11 8:27 p.m. A miscreant on Wilbur Street smashed out a car window, causing $250 in damage.

8/4/11 1:36 a.m. The sound of a leaf blower past midnight aroused sleepers on Red Cedar Way.

8/4/11 9:07 a.m. A man on North Shore Road was hacked off to find a message insulting his car spray painted on the street.

8/4/11 10:31 a.m. A homeowner left the country two weeks ago, but he left a lot of his property right on the driveway.

8/4/11 12:31 p.m. A 50-plus-year-old man was acting strangely at a liquor store on North State Street.

8/4/11 12:36 p.m. Three strangers were observed loitering on the end of Ash Street. They may have been casing for future robberies.

8/4/11 1:03 p.m. While a man was out of town for the past few weeks, somebody shot paint balls at his house on Westview Drive.

8/4/11 7:02 p.m. A confused and strange dog is causing worry on Twin Creek Lane.

8/5/11 6:49 a.m. A daughter got into a physical fight with her mother while they were driving to Portland. There they were greeted by the police.

8/5/11 12:47 p.m. An officer was waiting when a suspended driver attempted to leave a building on Meadows Road.

8/5/11 2:42 p.m. Since his aunt kicked him out of the house, a man has become concerned about the welfare of his grandmother.

8/5/11 3:21 p.m. A sex exposing occurred at the Grif-fith Office Building near the Lake Corporation. The exhibitionist was a man of average size.

8/6/11 12:55 p.m. Two 18-year-old girls were cited and released for minor in possession (alcohol).

8/6/11 1:08 p.m. A woman was yelling, cussing and beating up another woman at a location on Hillshire Drive.

8/6/11 3:45 p.m. Several juveniles were spraying shaving cream on the street as they walked down Cedar Street.

8/6/11 5:47 p.m. An 18-month-old baby cried and screamed for help when confronted by a tall, thin, gray-haired man.

8/6/11 6:55 p.m. An estranged wife showed up at a residence on Iron Mountain Boulevard, thus violating a separation agreement.

8/6/11 8:15 p.m. A mother would like to know her legal rights in regard to her 25-year-old son always using her car.

8/6/11 11:26 p.m. A man told police that a woman getting very drunk and screaming was nothing out of the ordinary.

8/7/11 9:47 a.m. An ex-wife with anger issues was checked by police after her husband said he was worried about their two children staying with her. The couple had an argument the previous night.

8/7/11 6:37 p.m. A girl was bitten by a dog while spending the night at a friend's home.

8/7/11 7:58 p.m. A case of a reckless driver doing cookies in a church parking lot turned out to be a mother teaching her daughter how to drive a car with a clutch.

8/7/11 9:15 p.m. After hitting his mother, a 17-year-old son overdosed on drugs and had to be taken to Emanuel Hospital.

8/7/11 11:24 p.m. A husband went on a bike ride accompanied by his black lab two hours ago, and neither man nor dog had been seen since.

8/8/11 9:31 a.m. A husband and wife got into a spat over the wife's efforts to disconnect the television. She also wants an annulment of their marriage.

8/8/11 10:10 a.m. Some juveniles are reportedly doing drugs while out on a Boy Scout camping trips.

8/8/11 11:39 a.m. A mother left a voicemail for her son threatening to kill him. She had apparently stopped taking her medications.

8/8/11 12:16 p.m. Two suspicious males seen on Hotspur are being sought for questioning about a vehicle break-in.

8/8/11 1:14 p.m. A mother is distraught about her son constantly bringing home his crummy friend.

8/8/11 2:36 p.m. A former employee at a youth facility has been sending numerous emails threatening two staff members. His trespassing is imminent.

8/8/11 7:57 p.m. An 18-year-old daughter ran away from home after having an argument with her mother.

8/8/11 9:39 p.m. The sound of screaming at an apartment on North State Street turned out to be a father reprimanding his son about breaking an item and upsetting his mother.


8/1/11 6:46 p.m. A woman received five calls in five minutes from a subject claiming to be from the Plaid Corporate Office seeking to have her authorize a T-Mobile pre-paid card.

8/4/11 4:27 p.m. A fraudster stole a credit card from a house on Canal Circle and has been making use of it.

8/5/11 10:46 a.m. While reporting someone had used her information to create a check, a woman found that a suspect was in custody for related issues.

8/6/11 5:43 p.m. After reporting her credit card stolen in June, a woman discovered that it had just been used.

8/9/11 9:26 a.m. After a man agreed to have work on his car done for $600, the worker started the job but didn't finish it and then charged the man $1,250.

8/8/11 10:13 a.m. A 'grandson' tried to have a woman send him $3,500 to help him get out of jail. She did not send any money, but she did contact the police.

8/8/11 3:13 p.m. Someone attempted to pass a forged prescription at the Rite Aid pharmacy on Bryant Road. It was determined that the suspect had likely stolen a doctor's prescription pad.

8/8/11 3:46 p.m. A forger copied checks from a business and cashed them.